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Ancestor is complete! flag female ancestor  Marie-Angélique  CHEVREFILS dite BELISLE

  (b. 14 May 1769 Baie-du-Fèbvre, Province of Québec, Canada   d. 24 March 1833 Saint-François-du-Lac, Lower Canada )  

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CHEVREFILS dit BELISLE Genealogy

Marie-Angélique CHEVREFILS dite BELISLE was born 14 May 1769 in Baie-du-Fèbvre, Province of Québec, Canada . Marie-Angélique CHEVREFILS dite BELISLE was the child of Jean-Joseph CHEVREFILS dit BELISLE   and   Élisabeth BENOIT dite LAFOREST and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Louis CHEVREFILS and Marie-Anne MESSIER (maternal)  François BENOIT dit LAFOREST and Marie-Jeanne DESROSIERS

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

She married  Alexis-Clair HOUDE 4 August 1789 in Baie-du-Fèbvre, Province of Québec, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 13 children. Alexis-Clair HOUDE  was born 1 August 1769 in Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre).  He died 2 July 1847 in Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre).  He was the son of Claude HOUDE and Marie-Marguerite TROTTIER.

Marie-Angélique CHEVREFILS dite BELISLE died 24 March 1833 in Saint-François-du-Lac, Lower Canada.
Details of the family tree of Marie-Angélique appear below.
Did You Know? Québec Généalogie - Over time, Québec has gone through a series of name changes
From its inception in the early 1600s until 1760, it was called Canada, New France.
1760 to 1763, it was simply Canada
1763 to 1791 - Province of Québec
1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
1867 to present - Québec, Canada.

Thanks to Micheline MacDonald for providing this information.
Did You Know?Québec Généalogie - Did you know? In New France, the habitant"s homes were commonly built of felled timber or of rough-hewn stone,...Read MORE...



Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
Did You Know? Québec Généalogie - What is a 'dit/dite' name?  When the first settlers came to Québec from France it was a custom to add a 'dit' nickname to the surname. The English translation of 'dit' is 'said'. The Colonists of Nouvelle France added 'dit' names as distinguishers. A settler might have wanted to differentiate their family from their siblings by taking a 'dit' name that described the locale to which they had relocated. The acquiring of a 'dit' name might also be the result of a casual adoption, whereby the person wanted to honor the family who had raised them. Another reason was also to distinguish themselves by taking as a 'dit' name the town or village in France from which they originated. This custom ended around 1900 when people began using only one name, either the 'dit' nickname or their original surname.

Source: American-French Genealogical Society, Woonsocket, Rhode Island (www.afgs.org/ditnames/index1.html)
  • Marie-Angélique CHEVREFILS dite BELISLE
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    1769 Baptism. Baie-du-Febvre, St-Antoine-de-Padoue, Yamaska, PQ.
    (CANADA) - Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967
  • 1769 Birth
    14 May 1769
    Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)
  • Marie-Angélique CHEVREFILS dite BELISLE
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    1789 Marriage. Baie-du-Febvre, St-Antoine-de-Padoue, Yamaska, PQ.
    (CANADA) - Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967
  • 1789 Marriage / Partner
    Marie-Angélique CHEVREFILS dite BELISLE and Alexis-Clair HOUDE 4 August 1789, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)
  • 1791 Birth of Child
    Marie-Angélique HOUDE was born 25 April 1791, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)
  • 1792 Birth of Child
    Geneviève HOUDE was born 4 September 1792, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)
  • 1792 Birth of Child
    Marie-Josephte HOUDE was born 4 September 1792, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)
  • 1794 Birth of Child
    Joseph HOUDE was born 16 March 1794, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)


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Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 10/23/2015 2:46:42 PM

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